NAIDOC Week Celebrations

Each year, NAIDOC Week celebrations highlight the rich and diverse culture of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, the First Australians. NAIDOC Week celebrations and community events are a great opportunity for all to come together and acknowledge the history, culture and achievements of Aboriginal. and Torres Strait Islanders....

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Remembered with love

It is with great sadness that we advise of the passing of one of our former staff members Rosalie Baensch. Rosie worked with Southern Cross Community Housing as the Housing Support Officer from April 2008 until her retirement in September 2013. She worked far and wide with many members...

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National Sorry Day Walk

To celebrate National Sorry Day, Southern Cross Housing participated in the annual walk across the Shoalhaven Bridge in Nowra to the Old Bomaderry Children’s Home in Beinda (acknowledged as the “Birth Place” of the Stolen Generation) We joined together with community members, elders and representatives from AMS, Family and...

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Pop Up Maintenance Day

The Tenant Participation Resource Service (TPRS) and Southern Cross Housing held a morning tea and maintenance session. Staff from Southern Cross Housing maintenance department were in attendance to record any maintenance issues tenants may have. This was a chance for the tenants in unit blocks to meet their neighbours...

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Volunteer Week

National Volunteer Week is an annual celebration to acknowledge the generous contribution of our   nation’s volunteers.  On Friday 12th of May, we held a luncheon in conjunction with Essential Personnel to say thank you to all our wonderful volunteers who help out at The Shack. We were served delicious...

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Ulladulla Social Housing Forum

On Wednesday 10th May in partnership with The Illawarra Forum, we held another Social Housing Tenants Forum at the Ulladulla Ex-Serviceman’s Club. This turned out to be a great day, with everyone commenting just how informative the sessions really were. Thanks to everyone who attended. A range of guest...

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